18:14 EconomyBUCE to step up efforts to promote Belarusian products in Israel In 2023 the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) has plans to actively promote domestic products in Israel and other countries of the Middle East that have their companies accredited on the exchange platform.
17:46 PoliticsColossal preparations for Belarus president's forthcoming address to nation, parliament Natalya Eismont said: “Every talking point, every word, every letter, sentence and even pauses must be exactly placed and verified. The president recognizes it and is making simply colossal preparations.”
17:23 EconomyBelarus' Industry Ministry seeks to build cooperation with Sri Lanka The Industry Ministry of Belarus would like to build cooperation with Sri Lanka across a wide range of areas, Belarus' Deputy Industry Minister Aleksandr Yefimov said as he met with Minister of Transport and Highways and Minister of Mass Media of Sri Lanka Bandula Gunawardana.
16:51 EconomyBelarusian BelAZ braces for risks caused by U.S. sanctions Speaking about the USA's recent sanctions targeting BelAZ, Aleksei Grachev remarked that the company is already thoroughly analyzing possible risks. “These risks will be taken into account in all aspects of the company's operation and we will be 100% ready for them,” he stressed.
16:37 EconomyBelarusian BelAZ rolls out two import-independent haul trucks Aleksei Grachev said: “After sanctions were introduced, we lost access to over 1,500 components. Back then we had to accomplish an ambitious task: to ensure technological independence of our products while preserving the entire lineup of mining vehicles and special vehicles."
16:29 EconomyVitebsk to host international economic forum on 18-19 May This year the region's key economic event will be staged on the main concert venue of Vitebsk - the Summer Amphitheater and the surrounding area. Here companies and districts of Vitebsk Oblast will showcase their capabilities.
16:14 SocietyConstruction of National Football Stadium in Belarus on schedule The parties discussed the technical and economic assistance project “National Football Stadium” and the progress of its construction. The parties emphasized considerable progress and positive results of the cooperation between the parties to fulfill the assignments given by Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
15:53 SocietyRetailers intent on offering more goods of Belarusian make Aleksei Bogdanov said: “We are working hard on putting more Belarusian goods on shelves of our shops. I'd like to note that we managed to accomplish it last year when we reversed a 12-year-long trend. We continue working towards the same goal this year."
15:47 SocietySri Lankan delegation on visit to Belarus Bandula Gunawardana met with the Belarusian deputy industry minister, heads of the country's leading transport companies: MAZ, Amkodor and Belkommunmash. The Sri Lankan delegation got familiar with the production line and held technical and commercial negotiations.
15:44 SportITTF supports participation of Belarusian, Russian atheles in competitions as neutrals “The ITTF Executive Board endorses the recent statement from the International Olympic Committee regarding status of players with a Russian or Belarusian passport in international competitions,” the statement runs.
15:27 PoliticsBelarus' MFA: Deployment of new NATO forces threatens European security The deployment of new NATO forces and NATO's further expansion represent a threat to European security, the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs wrote on its Twitter account in response to the post of High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell.
15:16 SocietyCSTO states agree on Nelegal Operation plan A plan for the CSTO regional operation Nelegal to combat illegal migration in 2023 has been agreed upon, CSTO spokesperson Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA following the meeting of the international headquarters of the CSTO regional operation Nelegal held on 30 March.
14:59 SocietyLebedev to head CIS observation mission at constitutional referendum in Uzbekistan According to Sergei Lebedev, the CIS observation mission will start its work in Uzbekistan on 12 April.
14:27 EconomyTransport industry encouraged to satisfy all needs of Belarusian enterprises The conference was organized by Belarusian Railways with assistance of the Transport and Communications Ministry. According to Aleksei Avramenko, this meeting is geared towards discussing and finding additional opportunities for the organization of transportation.
14:00 EconomyPersonnel viewed as key factor in securing Belarus' technological independence The Industry Ministry of Belarus pays close attention to workforce quality, Industry Minister Aleksandr Rogozhnik said, BelTA learned from the press service of the Industry Ministry.